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Il Paradiso perduto

Author:
John Milton (British, London 1608–1674 London)
Author:
Annotations by Joseph Addison (British, Wiltshire 1672–1719 Kensington)
Translator:
Paolo Rolli (Italian, 1687–1765)
Engraver:
Francesco Zucchi (Italian, Venice 1692–1764 Venice)
Designer:
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian, Venice 1696–1770 Madrid)
Designer:
Antonio Maria Visentini (Italian, Venice 1688–1782 Venice)
Designer:
Giovanni Battista Piazzetta (Italian, Venice 1682–1754 Venice)
Publisher:
Giannalberto Tumermani , Verona
Date:
ca. 1742
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
14 15/16 x 1 15/16 in. (37.9 x 5 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1947
Accession Number:
47.113.2
Not on view
Paradise Lost

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Venetian Prints and Books in the Age of Tiepolo," January 23, 1997–April 22, 1997.

See Morazzoni 1943, p. 243; Lanckoronska 1950, no. 160; Venice 1955, no. 52; Gorizia-Venice 1983, p. 356, n. 3; Gorizia 1985, p. 74, no. 6; Rava (Piazzetta).119; Knox, Piazzetta, 1983, no. 73
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